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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fondly, lovinglyadverb

    with fondness; with love

    "she spoke to her children fondly"


  1. lovinglyadverb

    In a loving manner, affectionately.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Lovinglyadverb

    Affectionately; with kindness.

    Etymology: from loving.

    The new king, having no less lovingly performed all duties to him dead than alive, pursued on the siege of his unnatural brother, as much for the revenge of his father, as for the establishing of his own quiet. Philip Sidney, b. ii.

    It is no great matter to live lovingly with good-natured and meek persons; but he that can do so with the froward and perverse, he only hath true charity. Taylor.


  1. lovingly

    Lovingly is an adverb that describes an action done with love, affection or warmth. It reflects a sense of kindness, compassion and care in one's behavior or actions towards other people or things.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lovinglyadverb

    with love; affectionately

Editors Contribution

  1. lovinglyadverb

    In a loving manner

    They walk lovingly together through the garden to their family table to prepare for a family gathering

    Submitted by MaryC on May 22, 2021  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lovingly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lovingly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of lovingly in a Sentence

  1. Audrey Hepburn:

    The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It's the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows & the beauty of a woman only grows with passing years.”

  2. Julianne Hough:

    We have lovingly and carefully taken the time we have needed to arrive at our decision to separate, we share an abundance of love and respect for one another and will continue to lead with our hearts from that place. We kindly request your compassion and respect for our privacy moving forward.

  3. Darren Criss:

    It adds something to the performance. when Edgar Ramirez goes to those Biedermeier closets [in Versace’s bedroom], they were the same closets Versace spent a year building and they’ve been lovingly maintained. They were extraordinary.

  4. Fran Drescher:

    I treat Fran Drescher -LRB- @officialfrandrescher -RRB- as well and lovingly as possible, i don't abuse Fran Drescher -LRB- @officialfrandrescher -RRB-. I honor my body all the time. I honor, I listen to it. I make sure that I appreciate what's going on around me.

  5. Sahar Saleem:

    We show that, at least for Pharoah Amenhotep I, the priests of the 21st dynasty lovingly repaired the injuries inflicted by the tomb robbers, restored Pharoah Amenhotep mummy to its former glory, and preserved the magnificent jewelry and amulets in place.

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